UK Family Law
UK Family Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts
Did you partner pay more in rent to you than she otherwise would have paid in private rented accomodation?
Did you partner carry out and pay for any works which substantially increased the value of the property?Tom
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On that basis she would not be advised to claim an interest in the property. In order to do so she would have to establish an interest in the property under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees 1996. If she has not done any of those things I mentioned and there are not loans from her to you or any children of the relationship then she would not be entitled to make a claim under the Act.
Unmarried partners have only very limited rights.
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